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Old 10-17-2012, 10:46 AM   #11
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Fiber-Volume fraction.

In other words: you need more resin. Use less vacuum. Or instead of closing the resin feed after infusion, close the vacuum, and leave the resin open.

Or use MTI hose...
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Old 09-27-2013, 10:11 AM   #12
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This has helped a lot in understanding. I wish I would have ran into this process before I had laid a bunch of parts.
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Old 07-13-2017, 11:06 PM   #13
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Default An even more basic infusion tut

Just finished this PDF Tutorial on how I make a Longwood Cigar pen for those who may be interested.

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Old 07-23-2017, 12:02 PM   #14
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Hi, i have make an order for resin and i'll start infusion.
It's crazy to read all the posts on this and my head is satured about all i had read everywhere.
I 'll try with MTI hose.
For the depression,it's -1 bar right?
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Hi, i have make an order for resin and i'll start infusion.
It's crazy to read all the posts on this and my head is satured about all i had read everywhere.
I 'll try with MTI hose.
For the depression,it's -1 bar right?
Full vacuum, which tends to be read in mm/Hg rather than bar; but yes it's around -1 bar. 29.9mm/Hg is what you will likely see written a lot.
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Old 08-06-2017, 11:26 PM   #16
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Thank Hanaldo,i will make a panel first for see how works my set up and then finish another mold for test on a real tiny parts..
I will post pictures!!
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